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Money and BanksMoney and Banking
Turning toward sound money and freer trade with the US could help free Britain from Brussels and Berlin.
Money and BanksGold StandardMoney and Banking
The gold standard, if not abused, is not conducive to boom-bust cycles.
Money and BanksBusiness CyclesMoney and Banking
Some investors and entrepreneurs are good at guessing future trends. Economics, however, isn't what gives them the tools to do so.
Global EconomyMoney and BanksProtectionism and Free Trade
Many people fail to correctly distinguish between the causes and effects of price inflation and those of monetary inflation.
Financial MarketsMoney and BanksGold StandardInterventionismMonetary TheoryMoney and Banking
A monetary crisis is coming. Will gold or crypto replace the dollar?
The only reason why the illusion that central authorities can grow an economy appears to be real is because of a still expanding pool of real savings.
Financial MarketsGlobal EconomyMoney and BanksMoney and Banking
The EU’s precariousness will only be fully exposed by the next credit crisis and the ECB’s response to it, which will end up collapsing the euro.
Money and BanksCapital and Interest TheoryMoney and Banking
Without saving and investment, there can be no material progress — which is necessary for cultural progress and flourishing.
It's true that the Fed doesn't directly set a target for money creation. But by setting interest-rate targets, the Fed adopts a de facto policy of money creation.
Creating money out of thin air always sets the boom-bust cycle in motion, even when there's an increase in the demand for money.